Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Because they met you not with bread and with water in the way, when ye came forth out of Egypt; and because they hired against thee Balaam the son of Beor of Pethor of Mesopotamia, to curse thee.
Because they met
Because they met
You will sell me food for money so that I may eat, and give me water for money so that I may drink,
only let me pass through on foot,
Then after his return from the
defeat of Chedorlaomer and the kings who were with him, the king of Sodom went out to meet him at the valley of Shaveh (that is, the King’s Valley).
1 Samuel 25:11
Shall I then
take my bread and my water and my meat that I have slaughtered for my shearers, and give it to men whose origin I do not know?”
1 Kings 18:4
when Jezebel destroyed the prophets of the Lord, Obadiah took a hundred prophets and hid them by fifties in a cave, and provided them with bread and water.)
In all their affliction He was afflicted,
angel of His presence saved them;
love and in His mercy He redeemed them,
lifted them and carried them all the days of old.
For thus says the Lord of hosts, “After
glory He has sent me against the nations which plunder you, for he who touches you, touches the apple of His eye.
The King will answer and say to them, ‘Truly I say to you, to the extent that you did it to one of these brothers of Mine, even the least of them, you did it to Me.’
he fell to the ground and heard a voice saying to him, “Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting Me?”
Because they hired
So he sent messengers to
Balaam the son of Beor, at Pethor, which is near the River, in the land of the sons of his people, to call him, saying, “Behold, a people came out of Egypt; behold, they cover the surface of the land, and they are living opposite me.
because they did not meet the sons of Israel with bread and water, but
hired Balaam against them to curse them. However, our God turned the curse into a blessing.
Balak the son of Zippor, king of Moab, arose and fought against Israel, and he sent and summoned Balaam the son of Beor to curse you.